Glenview is joining forces with Blythwood Baptist and Eglinton St. George church to hold a neighbourhood food drive benefiting North York Harvest Food Bank.
Students in grades 5-12 are invited to join us. (Younger students are welcome with a parent.)
Join us at Glenview on Saturday October 24th at 7:00pm.
It's like Trick or Treating a week early, except we'll be collecting canned food donations.
October is World Hunger Month. 850,000 Canadians rely on food banks each month.Of those helped in 2014, 37% were children and youth, 5% of adults were over the age of 65. If you would like a list of Top Ten Needed Donations, they are:
- Peanut Butter
- Canned Fruits and Vegetables
- Dried Pasta
- Tomato Sauce
- Lentils and Beans
- Powdered, canned or Tetra Pak Mil
- Baby Formula and Baby Food
- Canned Fish and Meat
- Canned Soup
- Macaroni and Cheese